Airlines Issue Advisories for Hurricane Patricia
Updated 12:15 p.m., Oct. 24, 2015
Hurricane Patricia, one of the most powerful hurricanes in recent memory, has been downgraded to a tropic depression after making landfall on Friday on Mexico’s Pacific Coast.
Early reports on Saturday are of minimal damage to the towns of Puerto Vallarta and Mazatlan; Tourism Secretary Enrique de la Madrid called the aftermath a stroke of “extraordinary luck.”
However, as a result, many airlines that fly into Puerto Vallarta or Mazatlan have issued travel advisories.
Many airlines are waiving change fees and/or offering refunds for flights scheduled on affected dates. Click on the links below to find out each airline’s policy:
- Air Canada
- Alaska Airlines
- American Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- Frontier Airlines
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
- Virgin America
Travelers with upcoming trips to Puerto Vallarta, Punta Mita, Manzanillo or Mazatlan should contact their vacation packager, airline or resort for details and updates.